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BA in History

University of Windsor, Canada


Next enrollment cycle

May 2023

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First Year Course Fee

USD 23,750

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  • 4 Years
  • On Campus
  • Undergraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 7% scholarship

Be versatile! In our history program, you will develop your research and writing skills. Lots of careers are based on that. We offer public history courses relating to how people interact with the past — think museums, documentaries, walking tours and history websites — with an emphasis on digital history, and practicums for hands-on experience.

  • Sample Courses: Past to Present: Understanding History, Making History: Methods and Practices, The World in the 20th Century, Aboriginal Peoples in Canadian History, Early Modern England
  • Career Tracks: Museum curator, archivist, government official, communications specialist, historical project co-ordinator

Enrollment Cycles

  • May 2023
  • September 2023
  • January 2024
  • Course Requirements: English/ENG4U
  • Minimum Average: 70%
  • Mean Average (Entering Fall 2019): 80%

This Course is Available in General 3-year program, Honours 4-year program, Combined Honours programs available

Degree Requirements
Total courses: forty.

(a) HIST-1030, HIST-2030, and HIST-3030;

(b) 8 more History courses at the 1000 or 2000 Level, up to 3 of which may be 1000 Level, and including at least one of HIST-1130, HIST-1140, HIST-2010, HIST-2070, HIST-2460, HIST-2490, and at least one of
HIST-2100, HIST-2110, HIST-2120, HIST-2200, HIST-3100, HIST-3200, HIST-3210; *

(c) 7 more History courses at the 3000 Level or higher, at least three of which must be at the 4000

(d) two courses from Arts;

(e) two courses from Languages, Science, or one of each

(f) two courses from any area of study, excluding Social Sciences.

(g) GART-1500, GART-1510;

(h) six courses from any area of study, including History;

(i) eight courses from any area of study, excluding History.

*Up to four of the following courses may be used to satisfy the requirements under (b) and (c): GRHS2100, GRHS-2101, GRHS-2200, GRHS-2201, DRAM-1300, DRAM-2300, CMAF-2400, CMAF-2410, KINE2400. (Please note, instructor's permission may be required)

No more than one of this list may be used to satisfy the requirements for a Minor in History.
Courses used to calculate the major average are: courses listed under requirements (a) to (c), and any
courses taken in the major area(s) of study.

  • Program Type: Undergraduate
  • Major or Degree: Arts, Humanities, Soc Science
  • Course Load: Full Time
  • Fee Category: Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Term: Fall
  • Residence: Alumni Hall - Single in a 2 Bedroom Suite
  • Meal Plan: Full Meal Plan - moderate off campus flexibility.
  • Estimated Total = $ 10722.86
  • Base Tuition
  • Base Tuition - $ 2899.90 - Assessed each term
  • Coop - $ 455.00 - If applicable

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